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Bodhicitta – The Heart of Awakening with Amnyi Trulchung Rinpoche

Bodhicitta – The Heart of Awakening with Amnyi Trulchung Rinpoche 4 – 7 September, Queenstown Dharma Centre “The most beautiful and noble aspiration in life is to turn the mind and heart toward complete awakening, complete understanding of the underlying truths of existence in order to benefit all sentient beings. A wish to develop kindness…

Cutting The Roots Of Anxiety

KEITH ROWAN “CUTTING THE ROOTS OF ANXIETY” WEEKEND TEACHINGS 22 – 23 August 2015 Venue: Wakatipu Senior Citizens Rooms, Level 1, 10 Memorial Street. Session times: Public talks on “Cutting the Roots of Anxiety” on Sat 22 August and Sun 23 August @ 10am and 2pm, @ Wakatipu Senior Citizens Rooms (cost $5.00 per session, coffee…

Introduction to Dzogchen: The Common and Extraordinary Foundations of the Yangzab tradition

March 19th –  April 17th, 2016. Location: New Zealand, South Island; venue to be advised. We require expressions of interest for this retreat. Contact Lara : laverdurelara@gmail.com During this retreat, Lama Mark will offer the instructions and blessings to study and practice the outer and inner foundational meditations of the Drikung Kagyu Yangzab Dzogchen tradition…

Nicolina Seboks Program, January – March 2015

Qi Gong and Mindfulness February 2 to March 25 Monday & Wednesday @ 8:00-9:00am Medical Qi Gong focuses on cultivating Qi (energy), balancing the organ meridians to settle the energies for meditation, health and integrating a daily practice. We will explore mindfulness, a key component on the Path of Liberation/Buddha Dharma. It is about generosity to…

Jamie van Dam Program, February & March 2015

PDF Timetable > QDC Program Jan – March 2015 Relaxed & Vivid  A weekend of Meditative Feldenkrais  Friday February 6 @ 7:30 pm Saturday February 7th @ 2:30 pm & 7:30 pm Sunday February 8 @  2: 30 pm & 7:30 pm This will be an urban weekend retreat filled with guided movements and awareness questions…

December & early 2015 Newsletter

The warmest of greetings for the festive season from the Queenstown Dharma Centre.HOLIDAY BREAK Our programme is in recess over the Christmas break. The last Thursday Meditation will be on 18 December, and the last Sunday Puja and Social Meeting will be on 21 December. Our programme will resume in the New Year with Thursday Meditation on 8 January 2015….

True Refuge and the Way of Mindfulness

Dharma Teachings with Tarchin Hearn, Queenstown Dharma Centre October 11  – 26 2014. “The Vision of Refuge” Oct 11 and 12 3pm – 5:30pm (followed on Saturday by a potluck shared dinner) “The Practice of Refuge – Mindfulness in Action” Oct 14 ,15, 16 7pm – 9pm “The Fruition of Refuge – Mahamudra as a Way of Living”…

2014: AMNYI RINPOCHE: Heart Sūtra

AMNYI RINPOCHE  Teaching the Heart Sūtra this Saturday and Sunday.  Amnyi Trulchung Rinpoche has landed in Queenstown and will be teaching the Heart  Sūtra “The Heart of the Perfection of Transcendent Wisdom.” The Heart Sūtra is often cited as the one of the most essential scriptures from the Mahāyāna Buddhist tradition.   TEACHING TIMES: *correction on dates Saturday 23 August 10am and 2.30pm Sunday 24 August 10am and 2.30pm…